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Arthritis is a form of arthropathy that involves inflammation of one or more joints.There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. ...
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Mobic
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Naproxen
Other name: Meloxicam (Meloxicam)
Other name: Aleve (Aleve)
7 / 10
Satisfaction
5 / 10
Satisfaction
13,479
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Inflammation
RA
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Inflammation
Swelling
Arthritis
Headaches
Cramping
RA
Migraines*
Back Pain
Joint Pain
Fever
OA
Discomfort
Menstrual Cramps
Tendonitis
Severe Pain
Muscle Pain
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Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and anti-pyretic effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boeh...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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Top Concerns
Mob
Depression
8
Nausea
7
Stomach Problems
6
Weight Gain
6
Bleeding
6
Numbness
5
Weight Loss
4
Migraines
4
Psoriasis
4
Addiction
4
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Nap
Depression
6
Stomach Problems
5
Numbness
5
Addiction
4
Drowsy
3
Withdrawal
3
Rash
3
Tingling
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Diabetes
2
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Depression
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Nap
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Stomach Problems
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Nap
6
5
Weight Gain
Mob
Nap
6
0
Bleeding
Mob
Nap
6
0
Numbness
Mob
Nap
5
5
Weight Loss
Mob
Nap
4
0
Migraines
Mob
Nap
4
0
Psoriasis
Mob
Nap
4
0
Addiction
Mob
Nap
4
4
Depression
Nap
Mob
6
8
Stomach Problems
Nap
Mob
5
6
Numbness
Nap
Mob
5
5
Addiction
Nap
Mob
4
4
Drowsy
Nap
Mob
3
0
Withdrawal
Nap
Mob
3
0
Rash
Nap
Mob
3
0
Tingling
Nap
Mob
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Nap
Mob
2
0
Diabetes
Nap
Mob
2
0
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About Mobic
Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and anti-pyretic effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boeh...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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" ...unrelated to my arthritis, and my ...normally about 103/50). I had been taking Mobic for a week, and of course immediately stopped (it was ...only knows how much Naproxen, have caused longer... "

" ...maybe get some antiinflammatory meds.. Mobic was the best I have tried.. Naproxen sucks. If you can get... "

" ...of Naproxen) here in Aus. It came enteric coated and sustained release, so did it's job well. After ...I took it for some strange reason. So they switched me to Mobic a... "

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" ...PCP prescribed Mobic for my fibro.. I had taken it before with an elbow injury. I thought it help a lot with ...it for arthritis. She was taking naproxen but now is on the Mobic... "

" ...dr. I have osto arthritis of my left knee. I started out taking aleve, naproxen and other anti inflammotory meds. I now take Mobic (the generic form). It has helped me, but ...now I take Aci... "

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" ...as having arthritis in my ...discomfort? I have arthritis in my hands and knees and I have tried just about every NSAID there is and it doesnt stop the pain. I'm currently taking Mobic but it... "

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" ...PsA-30. Have never heard of Lodine. Mobic did nothing for me. Naproxen helps keep it under control somewhat. Would you mind sharing your dosage? Thanks. I benefit greatly... "

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" ...started taking Mobic for what I believe to be arthritis and was taking naproxen without much success. Looking... "

" ...mobic with my night meds. I think either way it does not quite last for 24 hours or at least 24 is as far as it goes. Missing a dose really makes a difference as does taking it late. So far no side... "

" ...GI effects which was a GODSEND....eventually it did wear off and my rheum won't increase the dose so i stopped taking it. It's a lot for me to say this because NSAIDs don't work for me...i've be... "

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